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Citizen group has been formed to fight gravel pit application
Neighbours of a planned gravel pit in the Township of
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Busy 72-hours for Wellington North Fire Service
Firefighters in Wellington North were busy this past weekend, responding
Photo by Mike Wilson
Solo)wave employees raise money, lose hair for breast cancer
Last Thursday, four women at Solo)wave in Mount Forest were
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Doodles By Dunbar
Check out the latest editorial cartoon by Kelsey Dunbar.
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Bigger Than That comes to Wellington Heights D.S.S.
Two-time Canadian County Music Award nominee and country music
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Thursday, November, 06, 2014 - 7:07:52 AM
Understanding of OPP's new 'transparent' billing is still pending "To add insult to injury wait until you start receiving overtime bills from the OPP. Wait until there is yet another force-wide hike in their salaries and benefits. I encourage you to Google the 'Ontario Provincial Police Block' and examine the conten"
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Thursday, October, 23, 2014 - 5:05:46 AM
New OPP billing model brings savings to county "Wait until you start receiving overtime bills from the OPP. Wait until there is yet another force-wide hike in their salaries and benefits. Then you will see how much Wellington County will actually save with the OPP's new billing model. Moreover, th"
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Wednesday, October, 15, 2014 - 2:02:27 AM
Making sure the weather doesn't walk all over you "I wear woman's clothes, so this article is very helpful to me"
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Bill Nelson named Citizen of the Year
Local realtor and insurance broker Bill Nelson was named Citizen of the Year as the Mount Forest District Chamber of Commerce hosted its annually awards dinner at Pike Lake on May 12.
New program seeks to fill empty storefronts in local towns
A new program launched in a collaborative effort between the Township of Wellington North, Town of Minto and Mapleton Township aims to put talented people into downtown storefronts to gain exposure, build their business, and become a sustainable enterprise all while filling vacant storefronts in the three municipalities.
Photo by Mike Wilson
Rams celebrate another successful season at year-end banquet
Mount Forest Minor Hockey held their year-end awards banquet last Friday evening at the Mount Forest District Sports Complex. The Rams celebrated the championship wins of many of their teams, as well as the individual efforts of many players.
Photo by Mike Wilson
Brianna Gordon recognized for outstanding season
For Brianna Gordon, stopping pucks isn’t just part of the job when it comes to goaltending, it’s her passion.
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Photos by Mike Wilson
Local artist brings the past into the present
For a long time, Jack Drimmie had wanted to build models of early farm machinery. It was interesting to him, especially since he was a third-generation farmer from Dromore.
Photo By Sylvia Galbraith
All eyes on small towns of Wellington County in upcoming exhibit
The insight award-winning photographer will be holding an exhibit called Main Street Memories at the Wellington County Museum and Archives opening April 10 and the exhibit will include streetscape photos of various towns within the county.
Mic’d Up – We Won’t Forget
Last Wednesday I was invited to attend the Victory Day Tea, put on by the Legion Ladies Auxiliary, here in Mount Forest. I didn’t know the history of this event, and quickly auxiliary member Jean May pointed me in the direction of Mary Neath, and said, “She will tell you everything you need to know.”
By Kelsey Dunbar
The tip of the iceberg
The trial of Mike Duffy, who is suspended from the senate and charged with 31 counts of fraud, breach of trust and bribery related to expenses he claimed as a senator, has spent every day since April 7 examining the evidence against him.
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